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Keeping Kids Safe Online

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By Annalisa Pardo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – June is Internet Safety Month, and although the month is coming to an end, the conversation of how to keep kids safe online is just beginning. Today, Nottingham High School hosted a Social Media Breakfast: Parent’s Guide to Social Media. The event gave parents and kids the opportunity […]

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Business , Central New York , Community , History , Jobs , Transportation

200 Years of the Erie Canal

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By Stephen Armstrong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – You might walk right past it and never notice, but there’s part of a canal in Syracuse’s Clinton Square. Beside the fountain there are two sunken pits – they’ve been dug out to expose the Erie Canal stones found below. The Erie Canal cut right through Syracuse, splitting Clinton […]

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Central New York , Community , History , holiday , Politics

News at 4:45 – Syracuse Celebrates Juneteenth

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The statue of Jeremey Rescue, who was helped to escape by the Anti-Slavery Liberty Party, stands as a symbol of Juneteenth on Clinton Square. That is where communities from all over came to Syracuse joined together to celebrate the annual Juneteenth parade. The festival hosted a parade at Central Square to commemorate the day that marked the […]

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Business , Central New York , Community , Crime , Government , History , holiday , Politics

Coming up on NCC News at 4:45

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Tonight, the nine candidates running for the position of Mayor in Syracuse will speak at a forum discussing problems and issues pertaining to the city. Onondaga county celebrates Juneteenth. A look at why this festival is so integral to the county. Forty two people arrested after police busted a cockfighting ring in the village of Frankfort. […]

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Central New York , Community

NCC News at 4:45 – Syracuse Rose Society Celebrates Rose Day With a Special Addition to it’s Garden

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By Annalisa Pardo, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Today is Rose Day and the Syracuse Rose Society (SRS)  is celebrating the day by adding a new rose to its garden in Thornden Park. But there’s something special about this year’s new addition to the garden. NCC News reporter Ashley Moore will tell us why this year’s […]

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Central New York , Community , Uncategorized

Oh Deer! Deer Over Population Causes Problems

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By Bridget Chavez DEWITT, N.Y. (NCC News) – People in East Syracuse and DeWitt are frustrated with the over population of deer in their communities. From the area near Le Moyne College to Syracuse University, community members said deer in the area are destroying their plants and vegetable gardens. Harold Supper of Dewitt said the problem has been […]

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Agriculture , Business , Central New York , Community , Consumer , Environment , food , Weather

Rainy Weather Delays CNY Farmers

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Anthony Emmi of Emmi Farms in Baldwinsville spends the warm weather making up lost time after a rainy Spring season.     By Sarah Minkewcz BALDWINSVILLE N.Y. (NCC News) – Central New York had excessive rainfall this Spring and it’s causing some farmers to play catch up. “We have processed beans, we have to plant first and […]

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Central New York , Community , Education , Feature , Government , Politics

The Mechanics of Government: High School Robotics Team Honored by Common Council

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By Stephen Armstrong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Common Council meetings don’t often have objects flying through the air, but when Corcoran High School’s Robotics team showed up today, they put on a demonstration of their throwing robot. “Catch These Metals” is an all girl team, that built a robot to compete in the VEX Robotics […]

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Central New York , Government , Technology

NCC News at 4:00 – Girls robotic team honored at Common Council meeting

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By Marlee Tuskes, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Corcoran High School All Girls Vex Robotics team was honored during the Syracuse Common Council meeting today. The four-girl team qualified for the World Championship Robotics Competition in Lexington Kentucky and finished in the top five percent in the world. The group showcased their robots during today’s […]

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Agriculture , Central New York , Environment , Health , Weather

NCC News at 4:00 – Ticks on the Rise in Central New York: Could Climate Change be to Blame?

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By Stephen Armstrong SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – getting outdoors during summer can mean picking up some unwanted hitchhikers – ticks. The the deer (or blacklegged) variety is common across New York State, and the tiny arachnids are about the size of a sesame seed. According to the Centers for Disease Control, the problem with having […]

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